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T.J. Thorpe News Archive

Video: Tuesday Football Post-Practice Interviews
North Carolina seniors James Hurst, A.J.Blue and Durham native T.J. Thorpe breakdown the upcoming rivalry game showdown with Duke...

Video: Inside Carolina Football with Larry Fedora, Week 7
Review highlights from last week's UNC-Virginia Tech game, hear Larry Fedora's game analysis, and watch the spotlight feature on T.J. Thorpe in this week's edition...

Q&A with Renner, Thorpe, and Price
Quarterback Bryn Renner, wide receiver T.J. Thorpe, and cornerback Jabari Price spoke with reporters Monday in the Kenan Football Center. The trio of Tar Heels...

The Good, Bad, & Ugly Report: East Carolina
The Good: Quinshad Davis caught 5 passes for 111 yards and a touchdown, and threw a 32-yard touchdown pass to T.J. Thorpe. Junior placekicker Thomas...

Video: Quinshad Davis TD Pass to T.J. Thorpe
Sophomore wide receiver Quinshad Davis throws a touchdown pass to fellow sophomore receiver T.J. Thorpe in the North Carolina vs East Carolina football game on...

UNC wide receiver/punt returner T.J. Thorpe out vs. GT
North Carolina sophomore receiver/returner T.J. Thorpe will not play against Georgia Tech Saturday because of an undisclosed injury. “Not making the trip to (Atlanta) with...

Khris Francis, T.J. Thorpe have homegrown friendship
Khris Francis and T.J. Thorpe first met when Francis was in eighth grade and they had the same trainer. Since first working out together nearly...

Maturity shows as UNC's T.J. Thorpe errs, owns up
On his first opportunity of the season to field a kick, T.J. Thorpe, the all-ACC returner from 2011 fumbled a South Carolina punt, committing the...

Video: Position Breakdown - Special Teams
North Carolina special teams coordinator Randy Jordan said he hasn't seen anyone with T.J. Thorpe's potential as a returner...

UNC freshmen turn heads in football training camp
Among the candidates to replace Giovani Bernard (in the kick return game) is an equally undersized true freshman who has proven himself to be a...

Turner's Take: Thorpe's Happy Return
T.J. Thorpe’s foot is healthy, but he’s still getting his conditioning back to pre-injury levels. The fast-pace game plan implemented by Fedora and his staff...

The Return of Speed
Saturday marked what T.J. Thorpe refers to as his broken foot anniversary. Thorpe told reporters on Monday that he’s not as explosive cutting off his...

T.J. Thorpe excited to be back on field for Heels
T.J. Thorpe heard the joking from the UNC coaches over the past year. There’s an opening for waterboy or graduate assistant. Or maybe he’d prefer...

T.J. Thorpe's Grand Return
Red shirt sophomore T.J. Thorpe has already passed one of the biggest milestones of the 2013 season - day three of training camp, which he...

North Carolina Football: Contender or Pretender?
North Carolina returns one of the top passers in the league in Bryn Renner, who threw for 3,356 yards, 28 touchdowns and seven interceptions a...

Fedora: UNC moving in right direction
Offensively, figuring the best way to fill Giovani Bernard’s void will take precedence. Romar Morris should emerge as the primary ball carrier, but the loss...

UNC running game to get a makeover
While having to replace three starters on the offensive line is never easy, there is at least experience at running back waiting in the wings...

2013 Comeback Stories?
Defensive back Sam Smiley, linebacker Phillip Williamson and wide receiver T.J. Thorpe are expected to be back on field when spring drills begin. The recovering...

T.J. Thorpe’s Rehab Nearing Completion
Sophomore wide receiver and returner T.J. Thorpe hopes to receive full medical clearance by the end of November after breaking his left foot on the...

UNC-Virginia Tech Post-Game Notes
Wide receiver Sean Tapley caught two passes for 43 yards, including a 19-yard touchdown in the third quarter. He also returned a kickoff 94 yards...

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